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Re: how to determine the LocalHost

From: Michael Crowl <octopus@serv.net>
Date: Tue, 21 Sep 1999 15:50:09 -0700
Message-ID: <37E80BA1.51CB6F87@serv.net>
To: Jigsaw Mailing List <www-jigsaw@w3.org>

For instance, my computer's name (in Client For Microsoft Networks) is
"gandhi".

My local address is http://gandhi:8001

-- mikey


"Michael S. Zick" wrote:
> 
> Oops -- I forgot something --
> "localhost" is IP 127.0.0.1 -- reserved in the numbering plan for the local
> machine -- actually, either "localhost" or "127.0.0.1" will access the machine
> the software is actually running on.
> Mike.
>  On Sun, 19 Sep 1999, Qunfei Ma wrote: > Hi,
> group, >
> > I just downloaded jigsaw 2.1.0 version in my WIN98 and my PC doesn't have
> > an IP address. Can I run the server without it?  If so, what  name should I
> > give to my  server. In other words, what is the localhost in the following
> > sentence?
> >
> >
> > http://localhost:8001
> >
> >
> >
> > Thank you very much
> >
> >
> >
> > Jeff
Received on Tuesday, 21 September 1999 18:56:03 GMT

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